Texas Man Claims $200,000 Top Prize from Wild 10's Scratch-off
Roberto Pulido of Baytown, Texas, celebrated Mardi Gras with a $200,000 top prize winning Wild 10's scratch-off.
Pulido tried to claim his prize on Mardi Gras day, but Lottery offices were closed for the holiday. "Waiting another day to claim was hard. My heart is racing," said Pulido, age 37.
Pulido purchased his winning ticket from Kroger Store #747 Kwik Stop on South Beglis in Sulphur.
Wild 10's is a $10 game that offers a chance to win up to 20 times on each ticket. The game has two top prizes remaining as of March 1.
Persons must be at least 21 years of age to purchase a Lottery ticket. Anyone who has a gambling problem or friends and family of anyone with a gambling problem are encouraged to call toll-free 1-877-770-7867. For security purposes, the Lottery strongly encourages players to sign the back of their ticket immediately after purchasing.